George Carothers

Senior Director, Ideas and Insights

George is a research professional with global experience spanning academia, consulting, and non-profit management. A deep personal commitment drives him to high-impact public interest work and the possibility of a more equitable world. In the UK, Asia, and North America, he has worked with citizens, public servants, business executives and Boards of Directors to build more inclusive, informed, and empowered societies.

Born in Canada to a South Indian physician and a Canadian international development practitioner, George spent his youth between three continents. He holds degrees from the University of Waterloo (B.E.s), University College London (MSc) and the University of Cambridge (Ph.D.). His family is spread across Canada, India and Japan